Academic Excellence Scholarship

The Academic Excellence Scholarships aim to recognise and reward academically gifted students who have achieved outstanding results in their Higher School Certificate (HSC), or equivalent.

Eligibility

Current high school leaver

Courses

Any undergraduate degree at Western Sydney University

Benefits

$5,000 per year (or part-time equivalent)

Duration

Up to four years full-time (or part-time equivalent) for an undergraduate degree which may include Honours

Criteria

Applicants must:

  • Be an Australian citizen or permanent resident of Australia
  • Reside in or have undertaken their Higher School Certificate in Western Sydney
  • The recipient nominates any Western Sydney University undergraduate course as a preference in the top three (3) preferences via the University Admissions Centre (UAC) by midnight Monday 16 December 2019.
  • Demonstrate a high level of academic achievement through a minimum ATAR 90 or equivalent

Due to the competitive nature of scholarships, any Regional Bonus, Subject Bonus and other bonus points are not taken into consideration for this scholarship.

Application and Selection Process

There is no application required for this scholarship. Selection of these scholarships will be undertaken on the basis of highest ATAR, to the maximum number of scholarships available. A course quota and True Reward early offer program quota applies.

Applications for this scholarship are now open. Apply now via our Online Application Portal (opens in a new window).